Minden residents Ralph and Susan Schumacher will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 4.
The couple was married in Whittier, Calif., after meeting at East Los Angeles Junior College on a blind date.
Ralph enjoys landscaping, gardening and fishing, while Susan pursues her love of photography turning her photos into greeting cards.
They both enjoy listening to bluegrass music.
They have three children Dan (Corrie) of Seattle, Wash., Debra (John) of Portland, Ore., and David (Yvonne) of Pacific Palisades, Calif. The Schumachers also have five grandchildren, Sam, Ben, Ellie, Sonia and Tessa.